Man dressed as Freddy Krueger shot 5 people at Halloween party: police


Portrait of American actor Robert Englund as ‘Freddy Krueger’ of the ‘A Nightmare on Elm Street’ series of movies, circa 1989. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

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SAN ANTONIO, Texas — Texas police are looking for two suspects involved in a Halloween party shooting, one of which was dressed as “Freddy Krueger.”

At about 5 a.m. the suspects got into a physical altercation with someone at the party. The situation escalated when the two men were told to leave. Then,  the suspect dressed as Freddy Krueger opened fire.

Police said five people, four men and one woman, were shot. They were all transported to a local hospital, their injuries appeared not to be life-threatening.

Cassie Nogueron, who lives next door called 911immediately after she heard gun shots.

“I know the sound of gunshots. We go to the gun range and you recognize the sound. It’s loud. It’s scary,” Norgueron told KSAT 12. “We just heard them and thought, ‘Oh no! What’s going on?’”

So far, no arrest have been made.


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